Ineffectual anti-corruption unit has ensured Cambodia’s consistent rank among world’s most graft-ridden nations
China is no friend of democracy, as the situation in Hong Kong shows, and the EU must act accordingly.
However one wants to describe Thailand’s general election in March (the terms “bizarre” and “shambles” come to mind), “democratic” isn’t an adjective close at hand.
Sticking points could hinder other deals, as Vietnam gains from recent agreement
The popular consensus is that Vietnam has been one of the world’s biggest US-China trade war winners, as global supply chains shift production away from tariff-hit China and towards the low-cost Southeast Asian nation.